Fragment (Dress Fabric)

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 3:1 broken warp chevron twill weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut pile-on-pile solid velvet.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 3:1 broken warp chevron twill weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut pile-on-pile solid velvet.

Date:

1500/50

Artist:

Italy, Venice

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Title

Fragment (Dress Fabric)

Origin

Venice

Date

1500–1550

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 3:1 broken warp chevron twill weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut pile-on-pile solid velvet

Dimensions

32.4 x 54 cm (12 3/4 x 21 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne

Reference Number

1939.537

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